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Nicole Palmieri

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on Feb 01, 2009
DopDop Salon owner Jo Blackwell-Preston loves her New York City salon's business card because no matter which way you turn it, it always says "dop." What's more, the "d" and the "p" are exactly the same letter repeated. The raised font on the card is a hand-drawn, modified version of the Bodoni font, which makes
on Feb 01, 2009
Once just a finishing touch to a salon service, blow-outs are now the 21st century equivalent of a 20th century wash-and-set. According to the American Salon/American Spa Green Book 2009, more and more women are adopting a time-is-money mind-set when it comes to their hair. In fact, Greenbook research shows
on Jan 01, 2009
Burlington, VT, recently named the healthiest city in the country by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is a mecca of outdoor activities, art galleries and hip hair salons. Nicole Palmieri found four that keep locals' hair healthy and looking its best. 1. The Men's Room The Men's Room's owner
on Jan 01, 2009
Nutley, NJ, located approximately 10 miles from New York City, is a picturesque suburb known for its residents, who've made great efforts to preserve the surrounding natural environment and who take an active role in maintaining and improving the town's quality of life. Businesses also take an active role in
on Dec 01, 2008
1. Salon High Gloss A cross between "Hollywood regency and schizophrenic glamour" is how Salon High Gloss owner Robert Ross describes his salon. Black and white are the dominant colors in the salon, with flashes of bright Kelly green and yellow seen throughout. "I didn't want it to look like